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SD Opening weekend pics...

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Rost

Found a great field this week and had some good luck this morning. The geese decoyed great. A 30 goose limit by 8:30 and still had time to video a few more flocks coming in! Good time was had by all.

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Day two was much slower. We finally got our 3 man limit around 2:00. I think the fog and wind kept the birds on the water longer. Sorry about the bad pic, I tried to prop the camera on a decoy...

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Flick

Gotta love chopped corn, I just found some. Should be money later this week.

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Nice work Rost, thats the way to do it. I guess I have heard mixed reports from the south opener from the few people I have heard from. I took the weekend off myself and got into some minnesota birds, sounded like it was a madhouse over the weekend.

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Yes, I have heard mixed reports as well. Hopefully the birds settle down this week again. They got pressured real hard on the opener. While scouting on Sat night, I saw birds in fields that the were not in previous nights. None of them were feeding either. Heads were sky high, they didn't know what hit'um.

Flick-I lookin forward to seeing some of your pics. You always pull through with some good ones.

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Rost-Me and a few other guys actually got drawn for SD licenses this year. Maybe we'll see ya down there.

Heres a couple so far.......

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Wow! I knew you probably had a few good hunts in your back pocket! When are you coming to SD? Shoot me an email..

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wow, great hunts

I hope those guns aren't loaded in that last pic.

SA

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OK mom

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Nova

Flick, very nice photos of a great shoot, thanks for sharing. I am jealous.

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nevermind! smile.gif

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Awesome SD pics.

Flick I thought the same thing, hope the guns are not loaded. Rather be safe then dead, safety first!

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This is the first week of SD south zone.

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Cant complain about the first week down south and we have a field in the morning to finish the week.

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